If you see a bill for neuromonitoring, you may be wondering what all the codes are for and were they all needed.
Neuromonitoring is used during neurosurgical procedures to monitor the functioning of structures such as nerves, the brain or the spinal cord.
- Early warning to surgeons
When a law firm is reviewing the past bills for a lumbar fusion surgery, there may bills from several providers with many differing codes and charges.
The basic charges for a lumbar fusion include:
- Pre-operative assessment by the surgeon and also by a primary care physician to assess for fitness